Thanks for the info. I'll stick to e2fsck for now.ghans wrote:No , only fsck is synomymous with e2fsck.Is mkfs equivalent to e2fsck?
mkfs makes filesystems , it destroys everything which was on the disk beforehand. fsck is filesystem check , it should not
I've googled that too. If i understand correctly, this tool only able to help on recovering file from disk and fix partition, but not scanning disk for the bad sectors and prevent the OS to use it right?fruitoftheloom wrote:testdisk is in the repositories http://www.cgsecurity.org/wiki/TestDisk